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Type designers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Ed Benguiat collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0076
Overview The Ed Benguiat Collection contains original sketches, phototypesetting materials such as photographic prints and negatives, and printed materials relating to the design, production, and promotion of typefaces generated or accumulated during the life and career of type designer, Ed Benguiat. The collection contains objects dating from 1953 to 2001. The collection is organized into two series: I. Graphic Work, and II. Typefaces. The first series contains printed and design work for logos and...
Dates: circa 1953-2001

Frederic W. Goudy, 1943, 1966-1971

 Item — Painting 24
Scope and Contents From the Collection: "Graphic Communications Through the Ages" commemorates significant milestones in the history of communications technologies: the development of paper and character forms, typography design, and printing. The paintings were commissioned in 1966 by the Kimberly-Clark Corporation of Neenah, Wisconsin, who employed three internationally-known historical illustrators to produce the series: Robert A. Thom (1915-1979), Douglas M. Parrish (1922-2001), and George I. Parrish, Jr.(1930-1992)....
Dates: 1966-1971

Gudrun Zapf von Hesse papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0134
Overview The Gudrun Zapf von Hesse papers document von Hesse’s professional career as a bookbinder, calligrapher, and typographer in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Dates: 1934 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1998

Hermann Ihlenburg papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CSC-0019
Overview The Hermann Ihlenburg Papers spans the period from 1803 through 1906 and contains correspondence, photographs, typeface drawings, printed ephemera, and other documents relating to the career of the German-American type designer and punchcutter Hermann Ihlenburg (1843-1905).
Dates: 1803-1906; Majority of material found within 1866-1905

Hermann Zapf collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0135
Overview Hermann Zapf was a German type designer, typographer, calligrapher, author, and professor. He influenced type design and modern typography, winning many awards and honors for his work. Of note is Zapf’s work with August Rosenberger, a prominent punchcutter who cut many of Zapf’s designs.
Dates: 1918 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1940 - 2007

Ismar David papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CSC-0004
Overview Collection of materials from the graphic designer and artist Ismar David, including correspondence, photographs, teaching materials, and commisioned works.
Dates: 1938 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1952 - 1990

Joseph Blumenthal collection on Spiral type

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0042
Overview The collection consists of material used in the creation of Joseph Blumenthal's Spiral type, with related ephemera.
Dates: 1931 - 1940

P22 Type Foundry collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CSC-0058
Overview Collection of materials from P22 Type Foundry including publications, promotional material, posters, merchandise, and compact discs.
Dates: 1991-2018

Palatino Italic typeface

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CARTYPE-0004
Overview Palatino is a large typeface family designed by Hermann Zapf. It was initially released in 1950 by the D. Stempel AG foundry.
Dates: circa 1950 (release date)

Palatino Roman typeface

 Collection
Identifier: CARTYPE-0003
Overview Palatino is a large typeface family designed by hermann Zapf. It was initially released in 1948 by the Linotype foundry. It was digitally modified in 1984 to be issued on the Apple Computer operating system. Included in the collection are Palatino Roman, Palatino Italic, and Palatino Swash typefaces.
Dates: 1948-1984